Izitshalo ezingamakhambi okwelapha

Ukuzelapha ekhaya kuyindlela yomdabu kanye nezindlela zokupheka ezivela ezitshalweni ezikhulile ezingasebenza ukwelapha. Lezi zitshalo zingasetshenziswa ukwelapha, ukudambisa, nokunciphisa izinhlungu. Lezi zindlela azigcini nje ngokugcina isikhathi nemali kepha kulula ukuzididiyela. Nazi izitshalo esingazisebenzisa njengamakhambi Isihlahla sikaBhanana I-Fennel I-Mint I-Granadilla I-Lemon Grass Isihlahla sikaBhanana Cwecwa bese ucuba ubhanana ongakavuthwa bese uwafaka emqubukweni, emuhuzukweni noma esilondeni sokusha. Mboza … Read more

Ukuhamba kweSilo (Umkhosi womhlanga)

Zife olwembiza izintombi zoMkhosi Womhlanga ngemuva kokukhothama kweSilo Samabandla, ebesizikhuthaza izintombi ngokuzigcina, ngokuzithiba ocansini. Akekho ongakhali ngokukhothama kweSilo, kepha okwezintombi zomhlanga ukukhala kuzwele kakhulu ngoba akekho ongazi ukuthi bazihamba phambili kuBayede njengoba bekunguye obehamba phambili ekuyaleni izintombu ukuthi zihloniphe imzimba, ukuzigqaja ngesiko, isintu kanye nokuhlala ngentombi. Bagqemeke engeqewi ntwala ingozi abaqapha bephinde behlole izintombi. Bakhala … Read more

Izinyoni zezulu

Ziningi izinto umuntu akhule etshelwa ngazo. Lezi zinto zazishiwo abantu abadala ukusifundisa kabanzi ngempilo nangemvelo.  Imfundiso engumkhombandlela wesimo isithile noma isimo okumele sisiqikelele. Lokhu kuphinde kube yindlela yokudlulisa ulwazi ngosikompilo lwesintu.  Sikhule kunezinyoni obekuthi uma zibonakele noma zakhala kusho isimo sezulu esithile sezulu esizayo. Kulezi zinyoni ngingabala kuzo uthekwane, insingizi, ufukwe kanye nenkonjane. Uthekwane udume … Read more

Izinkomo zeLobolo III

Ekhasini lokuqala nelesibili siveze amagama ezinkomo zesintu uma kulotsholwa kanye nencazelo encane kule ebizwa ngeka mama, ekababa kanye nenkomo yomqholiso. Kuleli khasi sisanaba ke ngalezi ebesingakazichazi esigcine ngokuzisho ngamagama kuphela. Isikhumba Lenkomo inikwa usokhaya eyinikwa umkhwenyana, lenkomo kuthiwa eyesikhumba sikamnumzane wekhaya. Isibhoma Isibhoma yinkomo eyisipho sikamakoti eyiphiwa umkhwenyana, lenkomo kuthiwa eyesidwaba sika mlobolokazi azosigqoka emzini. … Read more

Isicathamiya: Sebehlasele Umoya Wami

Sesike sabhala kaningani ngohlobo lobuciko ekuthiwa isicathamiya. Isicathamiya saduma kakhulu ngeqembu lo mculo elidume umhlaba wonke, iLadysmith Black Mambazo. Yize abanye bangaze basole sengathi loluhlobo lo mculo luthandwa abantu abadala kuphela, yiningi intsha ewuthandayo lo mculo. Lapha ngezansi sishicilele amaciko aholwa yintombi yakwaMacingwane, uZoliswa Mchunu. Amaciko lawa ahuba ingoma ethi: “Sebehlasele Umoya Wami”. Le ngoma … Read more

Ukuhumusha nokutolika

Njengomuntu olukhonzile ulimi, ngike ngizihluphe ngokufisa ukwazi kabanzi ngamagama nokusetshenziswa kwawo olimini. Ngenkathi ngizifundela ngokwami, ngihlangane nolwazi ngamagama amabili ebengikaze ngilunake ngaphambi kokuhlangana nemibhalo kaBongiwe Mthethwa, ewuveza kahle umehluko phakathi kwalamagama. Ngikhuluma ngegama lokuthi ‘ukutolika’ nelokuthi ‘ukuhumusha’. Ngokuchaza kukaMthethwa, ukuhumusha nokutolika, yize kucishe kufane, kunomehluko obalulekile okumele uqondwe abathandi nabasebenzisi bolimi. Imibhalo kaBongiwe Mthethwa (2010) … Read more